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Pancho's Place

Mexican, Pub
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209 S Royal Oaks Blvd, 176 Watson Glen Shopping Ctr, Franklin, TN 37064-1310
+1 615-591-4680
11:00 - 22:00
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11 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 January 2017 via mobile

We have been going to Pancho's Place since it opened about 19 years ago. We still see some of the same staff now that was here when it opened. The food and service are always consistently good. You may find more "gourmet" Mexican food elsewhere, but for the price, food quality, and service, you can't beat Pancho's.

Thank Ray M
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37 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 December 2016

I have been going to Pancho's for what seems like 20 years. We go just about every week for either the Taco deal or Enchilada deal on Monday and Tuesday. I always see a familiar face. The wait staff is great. The salsa Verde is very good.

Thank Daniel H
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288 reviews
173 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 August 2016

Pancho's in Franklin has great food with quick service. I recommend the taco salad, enchiladas, tacos, and chalupas. This is one of the best, if not the best Mexican restaurant in Franklin. The locations in Spring Hill and Columbia are great, too.

Thank AlabamaAngel
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33 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 August 2016 via mobile

My husband and I eat here all the time. This place is consistently good and they bring the food out quickly. Sometimes it's even faster than a drive through restaurant! Pancho's has a "where everybody knows your name" vine which I love. There menu is classic and similar to many other Mexican places, but their chips are always fresh! I've... More 

Thank Sadeira57
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26 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 May 2016

I have been eating at Panchos since I was a kid, so it was only natural for me to bring my own kids here! Panchos is that "hometown" restaurant-small, good food, good prices, and they treat you like family :)

Thank Makingmemories1331
Nashville, TN
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7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 April 2016

Best Mexican food in Franklin, TN. We live in Franklin, and eat here as often as we can. Great food is affordable, and service is quick.

1 Thank stevetraylor
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33 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 March 2016

I am crazy about their warm tortilla chips and guacamole dip! My favorite is the spicy grilled chicken quesadilla and the tacos con asada (spelling?)steak tacos and they carry my favorite Jarritos flavors. Homey with no frills but it is good!

1 Thank Joanie T
Nashville, Tennessee
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70 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 February 2016 via mobile

I'm always surprised by how many positive reviews there are for Mexican restaurants similar to Pancho's. We are from California, where great Mexican food is abundant, and by comparison, Pancho's tends to be bland and lacking the flavor profiles that are characteristic of great Mexican fare. We have actually visited the restaurant several times with friends and not found an... More 

1 Thank BBrown_12
Franklin, Tennessee
2 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2015 via mobile

We have been going to Panchos Place for over 10 years. Their food is delicious - great margaritas and service always fast and friendly!! They are the best Mexican restaurant in Franklin!

Thank Carol L
Nashville, Tennessee
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19 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 October 2015

Good food, good service. Standard Mexican fare, reasonably priced. This place is on our regular rotation for eating out.

Thank badgercadger

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Mexican, Pub
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 209 S Royal Oaks Blvd, 176 Watson Glen Shopping Ctr, Franklin, TN 37064-1310
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Franklin
  • Phone Number: +1 615-591-4680

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?